The Sports Doctor, May 20, 2020
The Sports Doctor with Dr Robert Weil
Guests, Katie Davis and Hilary Loftus
Headlined Show, The Sports Doctor May 20, 2020
Katie Davis, Owner of RDKate, Sports Dietitian, Nutritionist, Athletes Food Coach & contributor to #HeySportsParents returns along with Hilary Loftus, Healthcare Education Director of “Help our Wounded Foundation”, (HOW), & their Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy & Concussions. Then, it's 'The Sports Doctor's In' with your questions and emails!
Guest, Katie Davis
Kate Davis MS, RDN, CSSD, LDNis a registered dietitian nutritionist who is board-certified as a specialist in sports nutrition (CSSD). She is the owner of RDKate Sports Nutrition, where she works with athletes and athletic teams both in-person and via video chat across the United States. Kate has previously consulted with middle school, high school, NCAA Division I, II & III, Olympic, Paralympic, NFL and NBA athletes. Previous and current clients include Grand Valley State University,the NBA G-League,USA Womens Hockey, USA Paralympics and several individual competitive athletes of all ages. She is the Editor-in-Chief of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics’ online Sports Nutrition Care Manual and sits on the CSSD Exam Review Board. She has been quoted in media outlets such as Chicago Athlete, Competitive Runner and Runner’s World magazines, was an expert reviewer for the 6th edition of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics’ Sports Nutrition Practice Manual (released 2017) and was an expert contributor to the book #HeySportsParents! (released 2018). Kate received her bachelors degree in dietetics and her masters degree in human nutrition with an emphasis in exercise physiology from Michigan State University.
In her spare time, Kate enjoys competing in running and triathlon and playing soccer, volleyball and snowboarding. She also loves gardening, cooking and “working” her most important job: raising her 3 beautiful children with her husband, Ron.
Visit her website at www.RDKate.com, where you can learn more about her services, navigate to her blog and connect with her on Twitter or Facebook.
Guest, Hilary Loftus
HILARY LOFTUS - Healthcare Education Director of “Help our Wounded Foundation”, (HOW), & their Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy & Concussions.
Daughter of the first cardiovascular surgeon in Stamford, CT, Hilary grew up in a medical family. Before moving to south Florida, Hilary worked for a physical therapy service in Connecticut, coordinating their Parkinson’s Dance and Fall Prevention programs. Every day, she is excited about the opportunity to spread the word about hyperbaric oxygen therapy and how it helps people with neurological issues.
I am also a "Sports Mom" as my son played baseball and soccer throughout middle school and high school and I love both sports and dance, have a minor in Dance from State University of New York. I also have raced sailboats competitively since age 12 and am currently learning to play golf and loving it!
The Sports Doctor
The Sports Doctor is in! Dr. Robert A Weil, Sports Podiatrist, specializes in orthotics that improve alignment, stability, balance & performance. He has practiced podiatry & sports medicine for over 30 years in the Aurora- Naperville area and was recently inducted into the prestigious 2019 National Fitness Hall Of Fame. Dr. Bob has treated many of the world’s premier athletes from all types of sports. He is the host of “The Sports Doctor™” Radio Show. The show is now featured on BBS Radio Network, UK Health Radio Network & Sports 4 Fanz Radio. Dr. Bob was formerly on HealthyLife Radio and was also on WDCB public radio in Chicago for over 20 years. He has written articles for many newspapers & magazines and is a frequent guest on other networks. And his new book, co-written with Sharkie Zartman, titled '#Hey Sports Parents! An Essential Guide for Any Parent with a Child in Sports' - is now available on Amazon!
Join the Sports Doctor and his great guests for important topical information for injury free exercise, wellness and sports performance for both adults and kids. Frequent topics include, the role of the foot in sports, all aspects of sports medicine including, proper sports shoes, youth safety, health, wellness, and sports performance for both adults and children.